In 2-0 win over Getafe, Barcelona lost Neymar to injury midway through the first half.
After crushing Rovers, City will face Watford at home in the fourth round of FA Cup.
Allegri managed just five wins in 19 league games this season and was fired on Monday morning.
Ronaldo beat Messi and Ribery to claim the prestigious award for the second time.
Ronaldo was rewarded for his immense goal-scoring prowess as he swept aside Messi and Ribery.
Arsenal survived a late scare to regain top spot in the Premier League with a 2-1 victory at Aston Villa.
AC Milan has won only five of 19 matches this season.
National United opened score in 6th minute through foreign national Ankur Gazmer in 6th minute.
Rodgers said Gerard had the ability to make a success of the move.
Messi is a contender to win the trophy for a fifth successive year, but few are talking about him this time.
Barca coach Gerardo Martino was forced at halftime to bring on Lionel Messi.
Mourinho's in-form side have 46 points, one more than second-placed Arsenal.
Last season’s third place was the best Atletico had managed since they won a league and King’s Cup double in 1996.
Sunderland became the latest club to upset Moyes’s team in the first leg of their League Cup semi-final.
India put up a dismal show as they start their Hockey World League Finals campaign with a 2-0 loss to England.
It puts him in elite company with Abedi Pele of Ghana and Samuel Eto'o from Cameroon.
Goals from Karim Benzema and Jese led Real Madrid to a 2-0 win over Osasuna.
Messi was given a rousing ovation by the home fans when he replaced Andres Iniesta in the 64th minute at the Nou Camp.
They won their first national title by claiming the Durand Cup in 2012.
City effectively sealed their place in final at Wembley with another one-sided demonstration.
Lionel Messi came off the bench and scored twice on his return from injury.
The soccer World Cup will not be played in the summer months in Qatar in 2022
Borini scored a second-half penalty to give the Premier League's bottom club a one-goal lead.
Asia has been outed as a major hub of a global match-fixing net.
Barcelona received a welcome boost when Messi was given the all-clear by medical staff.